Sporting Notes

For the Love of Levers

If there is a great American rifle, it is undoubtedly the lever gun. With one…

Wingshooting 101

’Tis a sad fact, but these days very few of us grow up with fathers…

Gentlemen, Meet Lucile…

Lucile first crossed my path in 2018. One could wax metaphoric and pretend Lucile was…

Courting Danger

by Terry Wieland The FTW Ranch, in the Texas hill country west of Kerrville, is…

Not Quite a Blue Norther, But …

by Terry Wieland In his novel, The Searchers, Texas native Alan Le May describes what…

The Kindness of Strangers

Back in 1985, I went into my favorite gunshop in downtown Toronto — there were…

FOLK ART — OR NOT

Fifteen years ago, I was offered the chance to buy an ancient Winchester 1886 for…